Photoshop

 
Excellent Design Resources for the Discerning Artist

There are design resources, and then there are incredible design resources. Looking for a custom brush? What about a specific texture? Need a boilerplate for a logo? What about a …

 
Mark Making test using Photoshop CS6 and Manga Studio 5 with the Yiynova MSP19u

Subject says it all. Questions about the Yiynova? Hit me up. -Krishna

 
Dramatic Lighting Effects Using the Gradient Tool in Photoshop

One technique used a lot, particularly in comics like Penny Arcade, is the use of dramatic lighting. Through a lot of trial and error and experimentation, I finally figured out …

 
Photoshop Troubleshooting: Scratch Disk Not Available and How to Fix It

Scratch disks act as virtual RAM (albeit, slow RAM) after Photoshop has used real (wired) RAM. Adobe recommends that users set their scratch disk to the largest available internal drive …

 
Creating a Flexible Comic Strip Panel Layout using Adobe Photoshop

If you make a comic strip on a regular basis, chances are strong that you have a standard panel template file that you use for all your strips. (And if …

 
Customizing your Photoshop Color Swatch for Comics

If you are left feeling a little blah with the default color options in Photoshop, you might be in need of a color swatch makeover. The process is quite simple: …